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June 1, 2018 3:53 AM Wild-card triumph: Little-known speller wins Scripps spelling bee

Karthik Nemmani outlasts better-known spellers before winning with 'koinonia' Karthik Nemmani didn't win his regional spelling bee. He didn't even win his county spelling bee. But he was still good enough to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Throwing everything he had into his one shot at glory, 14-year-old Karthik outlasted better-known spellers 24

February 26, 2018 7:33 PM The Star’s Tanya Talaga wins RBC Taylor Prize for ‘Seven Fallen Feathers’

The $30,000 prize was awarded Monday to Talaga, who wrote the non-fiction book that traces the lives and deaths of several teens in northern Ontario. Toronto Star writer Tanya Talaga has won the $30,000 RBC Taylor Prize for Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City (House of Anansi Press). The book, which traces the lives 33

February 13, 2018 12:19 PM Canada’s Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris capture gold in mixed doubles curling

Canada has picked up its third Olympic gold with 10-3 victory over Switzerland. Lawes and John Morris competed in the first ever mixed doubles curling Olympic gold medal final. Canada’s John Morris and Kaitlyn Lawes downed defending world champions Jenny Perret and Martin Rios of Switzerland 10-3 in the final. Morris hoisted Lawes into the air in triumph 12

November 29, 2017 7:10 AM Three-year-old boy left on Mass. school bus for hours, parents say

TAUNTON, Mass. - The parents of a 3-year-old Massachusetts boy say their son was left alone on a school bus for several hours before he was found. WFXT-TV reports Xavier Ebersold was picked up from his parent's home in Taunton for preschool around 8:30 a.m. Monday. The Ebersolds say their son was marked present at Triumph, Inc. It wasn't until 11 a.m. that the school 24

November 2, 2017 2:16 AM Darkness rises in the latest teaser for Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Did we mention Luke gets on the Falcon? We’re getting closer and closer to the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and during Game 7 of the World Series Disney and Lucasfilm released yet another quick glimpse at the upcoming film. At this point in the hype cycle, every single new shot can be something to fawn over, and this trailer has a great one: Luke Skywalker 31

October 30, 2017 6:13 AM ‘Transformed’ Triumph Tiger Confirmed For EICMA

British motorcycling icon has confirmed that its Tiger lineup of adventure motorcycles is set to get revamped this November. The teaser video released by Triumph offers short glimpses of the new Tiger motorcycles both on and off--road with the British bike maker alluding to a new Tiger Triple engine and Tiger technology, which does point at the lineup 59

October 22, 2017 2:31 AM Leafs, Senators show that Battle of Ontario is meaningful again

KANATA, Ont. — Minutes before Saturday night’s puck drop, an Ottawa Senators fan stepped into a Canadian Tire Center elevator bustling with blue sweaters, scrunched up his nose and took a whiff. “Ah, you must smell winning, then,” quipped one of the visitors clad in Maple Leafs garb. The crowded elevator shared a good laugh, but the hundreds upon hundreds 46

October 17, 2017 7:28 PM U.S.-backed forces celebrate fall of ISIS 'capital' of Raqqa

BEIRUT -- U.S.-backed Syrian forces celebrated in the devastated streets of Raqqa on Tuesday after gaining control of the northern city that once was the heart of the Islamic State's self-styled caliphate, dealing a major defeat to the extremist group that has seen its territory shrink ever smaller since summer. Militants took over the vibrant metropolis 22

October 15, 2017 10:30 PM Yankees have déjà vu about trailing ALCS 0-2

Having come back against Cleveland, the Yankees don’t lack for confidence as the ALCS shifts to the Bronx, but their offence has failed to launch against the Houston Astros’ pitching staff. NEW YORK—A little more than a week ago, the Yankees found themselves in this same 0-2 series hole against a 100-plus wins team. They rallied from that deficit against 20

October 1, 2017 2:45 AM ‘Shoulder to shoulder — you are Invictus,’ Prince Harry tells athletes at closing ceremonies

Families, dignitaries and spectators gathered to celebrate the triumph of the 550 wounded service people and veterans who travelled from 17 countries to compete over the past week. It was a week of hard fought competition, inspiring displays of strength, and for many, an important milestone in a challenging road to recovery. As the 2017 Invictus Games 22